Sandy Cardin is the President of the Charles and Lynn Schusterman Family Foundation. His article recently appeared as part of The Peoplehood Papers 14, a collection of 16 essays on the topic of sustainability and Jewish peoplehood. Download the full collection here.
When I was asked to write an essay on sustainability, Jewish and global, I immediately thought of our greatest renewable resource: young people. Indeed, our future depends on our ability to inspire generation after generation of young people to take an active role in making the world a better place.